Rock Region Metro

North Little Rock 72114


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901 Maple Street
North Little Rock 72114
United States of America

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Hybrid, Hydrogen & Electric Vehicles

Rock Region Metro launches first five zero-emission buses

June 14, 2023
The 40-foot Proterra ZX5 Max vehicles will be placed in service on area streets in July following additional staff training.
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Justin Avery

Justin Avery named Rock Region Metro CEO

June 8, 2022
Avery has a decade of service at the agency and has been filling the CEO role on an interim basis.
Jacksonville Transportation Authority
Charles D. Frazier

JTA taps Rock Region METRO's Charles D. Frazier to be senior vice president and chief operating officer

Frazier will oversee the Transit Operations Division, which includes fixed bus, the First Coast Flyer BRT network, paratransit, regional and alternative mobility services, the...
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The Metro Streetcar returns to service in Little Rock on July 13, 2021.

Metro Streetcar service returns to Little Rock

July 13, 2021
Service was suspended in March 2020 due to the pandemic and its return delayed by construction on an area interstate that required disruption of the streetcar’s power lines.
The Rock Region Metro Board of Directors announced the hiring of Charles Frazier as the new Rock Region Metro executive director.

Rock Region Metro Hires New Executive Director

May 8, 2018
The Rock Region Metro Board of Directors announced the hiring of Charles Frazier, current assistant director of Palm Tran in Palm Beach County, Florida, as the new Rock Region...

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Charles Frazier will step down from his role as CEO of Rock Region Metro in December for a new executive leadership position within the transit industry.

Rock Region Metro’s CEO to step down in December

Charles Frazier is leaving the agency to take a leadership role at an un-named transportation authority.
When switching to CNG Rock Region Metro saw a savings of more than $128,000, reduced emissions and worked as a P3 to construct the fueling stations.

Navigating Fuel Options

April 24, 2018
Alternative fuel is a topic that comes into consideration with every agency. What fuel is the most beneficial option for an agency to utilize in its fleet?

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Jarod Varner, Executive Director, Rock Region Metro

Rock Region Metro Executive Director Announces Departure

July 24, 2017
Varner’s last day will be Aug. 18, more than four years after accepting the role of executive director and assuming responsibility for successfully implementing the vision of ...

Rock Region Metro Launches New Website Features

May 3, 2017
A little more than a year after its initial launch, Rock Region Metro’s website,, has received some visitor-friendly updates.

Rock Region Metro Awarded First-Ever FTA Competitive Grant for Buses

Sept. 9, 2016
Rock Region Metro was awarded $1,653,498 in Federal Transit Administration funds to put toward the purchase of seven compressed natural gas buses and an educational diagnostic...

Rock Region Metro Proposes Service Enhancements

June 16, 2016
As part of an annual review process, Rock Region Metro is planning system service enhancements, including proposed changes for 14 of its 26 bus routes. A fare review, the first...

Rock Region Metro Launches Metrotrack App

Feb. 9, 2016
Rock Region Metro has launched its Metrotrack mobile app, available through the App Store and Google Play.

Rock Region Metro Gets Grant for 25 New Shelters

Dec. 9, 2015
Rock Region Metro has been awarded a $360,000 Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) grant to purchase and install 25 new solar-powered shelters. Each shelter will have solar...